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Initial Sentences of the First Ten Books of the Old Testament

In the beginning, God created the heaven and the earth. And the earth was without form, and void; and darkness was upon the face of the deep.

Genesis

These are the names of the sons of Israel who came to Egypt with Jacob, each with his household; Reuben, Simeon, Levi, and Judah…

Exodus

The Lord called Moses and spoke to him from the tent of meeting, saying “Speak to the people of Israel, and say to them, When any man of you brings an offering…

Leviticus

The Lord spoke to Moses in the wilderness of Sinai, in the tent of meeting, on the first day of the second month, in the second year after they had come out of the land of Egypt…

Numbers

These are the words that Moses spoke to all Israel beyond the Jordan in the wilderness, in the Arabah over against Sup, between Paran and Tophel…

Deuteronomy

After the death of Moses, the servant of the Lord, the Lord said to Joshua, son of Hun, Moses’ minister, Moses my servant is dead, now therefore arise, go over this Jordan…

Joshua

After the death of Joshua, the people of Israel inquired of the Lord, “Who shall go up first for us against the Canaanites, to fight against them?

Judges

In the days when the judges ruled there was a famine in their land, and a certain man of Bethlehem in Judah went to sojourn in the country of Moab, he and his wife and his two sons.

Ruth

There was a certain man of Ramath-im-zo-phim of the hill country of Ephraim, whose name was Elkanah, son of Elihu, son of Toho, son of Zuph, an Ephraimite.

1st Samuel

After the death of Saul, when David had returned from the slaughter of Amalekites, David remained two days in Ziklag, and on the third day, behold a man came from Saul’s camp, with his clothes rent and earth upon his head.

2nd Samuel

In the days of Ahasu-e’rus, the Ahasu-e’rus who reigned from India to Ethipoia over one hundred and twenty-seven provinces, in those days when King Ahasu-e’rus sat on his royal throne in Susa, the capital…

Not one of the first ten Old Testament Books. It is from Esther 

The words of the preacher, the son of David, king in Jerusalem, Vanity of vanities, says the preacher, vanity of vanities!

Not one of the first ten Old Testament Books. It is from Ecclesiastes.

In the middle, there was the earth and it was very full, but God thought something was missing; He created bunnies and squirrels for joy and He created puppies which He gave to man and woman to brighten their existence.

Not from a book in the Bible

And man wondered how it would all end, so he sent his emissaries to ask of the Lord, who replied, “All will be revealed in due time…

Not from a book in the Bible